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FOX
Jan 23, 2013 5:00pm PST
. >> it's one of the last remaining ways in which the federal government officially discriminates against women just because they're women. >> reporter: there appears to be one loophole. the decision gives the military until 2016 to speak special exceptions if they believe any positions must remain closed to women. >> it doesn't mean that women have access to all the positions that were previously closed off. we'll have to think about what that means in terms of our lawsuits. >> reporter: some combat positions may open to women as soon as this year. others, such as navy seal's, may take longer. >> they said, well, this job requires a lot of street and women can't hack it. well, guess what? a lot of men can't hack it either. >> reporter: in reality, women have found themselves in combat in recent wars. as of last year, 130 women have died and more than 800 women wounded in iraq and afghanistan. reporting live in san francisco, rob roth, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> meantime, president obama's nominee to be the next secretary of defense met today at the white house with the leaders of s
FOX
Jan 25, 2013 5:00pm PST
in battles between rebels and government forces. an estimated 16,000 are already in neighbors jordan and another 6,000 have arrived in just the past two days. 700,000 syrians have left their country since the fighting started almost two years ago. the jordanian government says it will keep its borders open for even more refugees. >>> san francisco's city attorney is cracking down on dozens of restaurants, he wants to know where the money intended for health care, where that money is going. >> and we're real close to your bay area weekend. we have some wind out there. as you look to the north we have clouds increasing and a chance of some sprinkles for your bay area weekend. i'll tell you which day. well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today's kids got it so good. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv with a total home dvr included free fo
FOX
Jan 28, 2013 5:00pm PST
to 13,881. the nasdaq is up 4 at 3,154. the s&p is down 2 at 1,500. >>> a government watch dog group says the treasury department violated guidelines when it approved raises at three firms. the raises were okayed for 18 executives. 14 were for $100,000 or more. one was for a million dollars. together they received $250 billion in federal bail out money, only aig has paid back all of its bail out. >>> a local group wants to move side shows, this is their how to video. their plan ahead. >> i am back in 10 minutes, temperatures warming up into the next couple days. how warm will it get in your neighborhood? i will have the details, see you here in 10. >>> boy, it was a stunning sight, drivers over the weekend stopped traffic on the freeway and started doing donuts. today a group called us and ktvu's jade hernandez tells us the point they wanted to get across. jade? >> reporter: frank, frank, this latest incident happened on 880 and they said the shows don't have to put drivers in danger. they said there is a way to pull them away from the freeway. >> reporter: this is video of three car
FOX
Jan 21, 2013 5:00pm PST
once the crowds are gone the government has to get back to the business of running the country. tori campbell, ktvu channel 2 news. >> as you can see thousands of people there and thousands flooded the capital to watch history happen as president obama was sworn in for a second term. ktvu's ken pritchett was there as thousands of supporters applauded and cried. live now to washington with more. ken? >> reporter: well, this afternoon one official estimated 1 million people. it is less than the 1.8 million who attended four years ago. an impressive sight to see. >> i was here. >> reporter: this man talking t- shirts was part of history, long with everyone who filled the mall. >> amazing. great experience. >> reporter: people walked for blocks. and standing in long lines to get through security gates. she says it is better than four years ago. >> it is better. a lot colder. >> reporter: most people had to watch the ceremony on giant screens. >> so help you god. >> reporter: the swearing in was just part of the show for the crowd. hoping to get a glance of the president. >> yes. it is wo
FOX
Jan 22, 2013 5:00pm PST
urging the federal government to devote $10 million to help states accomplish additional mental state programs. >>> debby shultz is staying at her postas the head of the national economy. congressmen reelected her today. the congresswoman gardenerred support from her party and president obama who last month said he wanted her to stay on. she was appointed to the postin 2011. >>> a new survey finds more americans are now open to allowing citizenship for some illegal immigrants. the associated press gfk poll found 52% of americans favor allowing a path way to citizenship for immigrants who are already in the country. in 2010 just 50% of people polled ed felt that way. 22% more republicans now back the path to citizenship compared to how many did back in 2010. >>> americas cup organizers are announcing a summer concert series that is soon to be built waterfront amphitheater. it'll be a temporary facility called the america's cup pavilion and will be on piers 27 and 29. the first headline act to be announced is sting set to perform on june 2nd. plans call for a wide range of events leadin
FOX
Jan 24, 2013 5:00pm PST
refund. >>> syrian resident made a rare appearance today. government forces are targeting rebels. activists say 13 people were killed in today's attacks. he was seen at a mosque for a prayer service. >>> next man up. john kerry is in line to replace hillary clinton as secretary of state, what he said about the deadly attack in benghazi. >> 49ers will win this game. >> in 7 minutes, he helped build the last 49ers super bowl winners. why he is sure they are about to take home their 6th world championship. jwwñ >>> senate hearings began today for john kerry as he takes the path to becoming the next secretary of state. >> i would take office as secretary, proud that the senate is in my blood and equally proud that so too is the foreign service. >> he was questioned for about three hours. same committee he chaired for the last four years. among other things he was questioned about the attack in ben zazi, lib -- benghazi, libya. >>> this app services your facebook profile, users can delete the items the search finds. >>> people can weigh in on the city's plan to develop the old naval
CBS
Jan 29, 2013 5:00pm EST
, the d.c. government now has a staggering $1.5 billion in a savings account. account. coming up, we'll tell you what . where would we even start? get the car. hi howard. get in. hi, good to see you. start with an actual written offer when selling your car, no strings attached. carmax. start here. >>> okay, how much money are you saving these days? guess what, the d.c. government has $1.5 billion in its bank account and bruce johnson is here to tell us why the city leaders think they need so much cash. $1.5billion sounds like a lot, but it's not as much as you think. >> well, $200 million, no, $1.5 billion, they say that's not enough. they need another $200 million to go with that amount for a rainy day. after today, nobody can dispute the fact that the district of columbia is on a roll. there is commercial development, 1100 new residents every month. and today, city leader revealed the district's fund balance or savings account has climbed to a staggering $1.5 billion. >> none has been able to come back as well and as fast as this city has. >> the good news is, keeps coming for
ABC
Jan 26, 2013 5:00pm PST
takes down a federal government web site. why anonymous says its hijacked the site. >> also, a parking change in one of the most congested parts of san francisco. several blocks are now off limits. >> leigh: i'm leigh glaser. some big changes. you can feel it out there today. temperatures dropped. by how much? we'll look at that and look ahead to the accuweather >> the fbi says it's investigating the possible hacking of a government web site. anonymous says it high jeakd the u.s. sentencing commission web site to avenge the death of aaron swartz, an internet activist who committed suicide. the agency was taken over early today and replaced with a message warning that when swartz killed himself two weekingses ago, quote, line was crossed. the web site could not be accessed today. the hackers say they have copied secret information and they are now threatening to make it public. >> in fairfield, hundreds turn out for job opportunities at the six flaggs park in vallejo. it's one of the largest employers in solano county and they're gearing up for the coming season. the park is looking to
CBS
Jan 25, 2013 5:00pm EST
government, i automatically recognize that as being improper. >> he claims the program manager refused to avoid more than 100,000 effect i have citations, at the same time, she did allegedly void several other legitimate tickets. sergeant robinson reported it to internal affairs. the conclusion, robinson says the allegations were upheld, but no punishment. >> today, the program manager continues to be in position without any discipline. >> last september, robinson appealed to d.c. council chair, who at the time, was chair of the judiciary committee. >> i give you four minutes, but that's it. >> yes, sir. >> robinson asked for an oversight hearing, but mendelson turned him down. >> a complaint such as he alleges, i take it seriously. i have no way of judging the accuracy and so what i do is i ask an office that has the ability to investigate to look into it. >> that office is the office of the inspector general. when i contacted them about it, all they would say is that the office of the inspector general does not confirm or deny investigations. >> if there's one part of the government tha
CBS
Jan 28, 2013 5:00pm PST
officially license the items but it is illegal to make and sell. so government agents swooped in on three sellers in the city today and hauled away boxes of counterfeit hats, scarves and t- shirts. customs officials say the fakes are usually poor quality and made in overseas sweatshops that have ties to criminal operations. they say the items will either be destroyed or donated. >>> and beware of counterfeit tickets. if you find one below $1,100, odds are it's fake. even the cheapest ticket is expensive. online ticket resellers say the cheapest tickets so far sold for just under $1,100 last week. the median price is around $2,600. while prices went up today, they are expected to drop a little as we get closer to sunday. typically cheapest on super bowl sunday. >>> here's a cheaper game viewing option for the fourth year in a row the vine cinema in livermore will be showing the super bowl live on its 30- foot hd screen. admission is free but guests are required to buy at least two items from the snack bar. doors open at 1:30 and the event usually fills up quickly. the new parkway theater i
CBS
Jan 21, 2013 5:00pm PST
settle century long debates about the role of government for all time, but it does require it in our time. >> after the ceremony the president turned to take one last look. later he signed documents nominating his cabinet leaders. harry reid toasted the president. the president thanked all in attendance. >> i recognize that democracy is not always easy. i recognize there are profound differences in this room. but i just want to say thank you for your service >> they concluded with a one may have mile parade to the white house. the president and first lady walked a portion of the route. tonight they will attend two inaugural balls. >> reporter: one of those balls is of course this one. we are looking forward to hearing from them. a historic day and this capping it off. liz. >> i me it is difficult to hear me. clearly the star of the show was the president and family. but there were several super stars there. kellie clarkson and of course beyonce. can you give me a gist of what that added to the day. >> reporter: there was definitely some umph and star power. we have talked about t
CBS
Jan 22, 2013 5:00pm PST
house republicans are expected to pass a bill that will allow the government to borrow money to pay its bills for the next few months. and the debt limit deal demands democrats in the senate do something they haven't done in four years: pass a budget. >> the last time the senate has passed a budget, the ipad wasn't even invented yet. >> one of the first items on president obama's to do list is to finalize the next phase of the draw-down of u.s. troops in afghanistan. also on the president's radar, comprehensive immigration reform and a push for congress to pass tighter gun control laws. >>> and it's election day in israel, and it appears prime minister benjamin net yaw >> will get another term in office. voters headed to the polls today. even among his opponents netanyahu is considered the best man to lead his country. no matter the outcome, the u.s. approach to the palestinian conflict won't change. >>> the big easy is getting ready for the world stage and having the niners and ravens playing in the super bowl isn't just great for the fans. it's actually really, really good news for th
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